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have

noun

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a wealthy person
  • the gap between the haves and the have-nots
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have

verb

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1 to keep, control, or experience as one's own
  • My uncle has a sizable collection of baseball cards.
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rejoice in

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2 to agree to receive whether willingly or reluctantly
  • We decided that I would have the job of calling the volunteers on the phone.
  • She agreed to have him as an assistant.
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3 to bring forth from the womb
  • Her grandmother had 5 children.
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give birth to

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4 to cause to believe what is untrue
  • He'd been had—the painting was a fake, and he never saw the {ldquo}art dealer{rdquo} or his money again.
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do a number on, lead one down the garden path (also lead one up the garden path), pull one's leg, pull the wool over one's eyes

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5 to come to a knowledge of (something) by living through it
  • I had a great time at the party.
  • She had three operations on her leg.
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go through

6 to give permission for or to approve of
  • I will not have any more nonsense about a party in celebration of my retirement.
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stand for

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7 to influence someone with a bribe
  • an upstanding judge who could not be had at any price
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get at, grease the hand of (or grease the palm of), oil the hand of (or oil the palm of)

8 to keep in one's mind or heart
  • I have never had an unkind thought for him.
  • Do you have an opinion?
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hang on to, hold on to

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